IES Modeller

Recruiter
Beeby Anderson Recruitment
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£25000 - £35000/annum Bens
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An IES Modeller is required to join a team of engineers specialising in environmental, energy and sustainability analysis across a wide range of building projects. The role would suit a engineer or technician with a keen interest in simulation and sustainability within buildings who wishes to further their career within a leading consultancy environment.

Work sectors include major commercial schemes; high quality residential; healthcare; science and technology; education; retail; hotel; and transport projects.

Key duties and responsibilities will include the following:-

* Simulation and thermal modelling including energy calculations, overheating analysis and generation of building thermal loads.
* Design studies informing passive approaches to building design, low energy building services, and the integration of renewable energy sources and other low carbon technologies.
* Carrying out dynamic thermal modelling to demonstrate compliance with Building Regulations assessments for new and existing buildings.
* Supporting the production of Energy Strategies and Statements for submission to planning authorities.
* Developing new capabilities and processes around the application of building simulation and performance analysis.
* Providing support and guidance to engineering teams in the application of simulation tools to enhance the design process and contribute to improved outcomes.

Required experience and skills:

* Good understanding of the range of building simulation approaches and their application to passive and low energy design; and a desire to contribute to the expansion of capabilities in this area.
* Conversant in the use of IES software including ModelIT, Apache, Compliance, etc.
* Good understanding of mechanical and electrical building services design.
* Familiarity with the current Building Regulations including Part L and Part F documents